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Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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Creator: Leeward Islands (West Indies)
Publisher: Gov. Printing Office
Place of Publication: Antigua
Publication Date: 1872-
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Subject: Politics and government -- Periodicals -- Leeward Islands (West Indies)   ( lcsh )
Genre: periodical   ( marcgt )
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Dates or Sequential Designation: 1- , 1872-
General Note: Two pages per frame.
General Note: Supplements, issued with some numbers, contain departmental reports, Meteorological registers, ordinances, statutory rules and orders, etc., of Antigua, St. Kitts and Nevis, Montserrat, and the British Virgin Islands.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00076863
Volume ID: VID00288
Source Institution: University of Florida
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Succeeded by: Antigua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands gazette

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199


LEEWARD ISLANDS


GAZETTE.

it1lisf)eb t belutbority.


THURSDAY, IST DECEMBER, 1955.


No. 53.


Notices.


The subjoined Warrant of Her
Majesty the QUEEN anthorising the
iso of a Seal prepared for the Presi-
dency of Saint Christopher, Nevis
and Anguilla is published for general
information:--
ELIZABETH R
To Our Governor and Commander-
in-Chief of Our Colony of the
Leeward Islands or in his ab-
sence to the Officer for the time
being Administering the Govern-
ment of Our said Colony.
With this you will receive a Seal
prep6ared by Our Order for the
use of the Government of Our Presi-
dency of Saint Christopher, Nevis
ahd Arguilla.
Our Will and Pleasure is, and We
do hereby authorize and direct that
the said Seal be used in sealing all
Public Instruments which shall be
made and passed in Our Name and
for Onr Service in Our Said
Presidency.
And We do further require and
command that you do return the old
Seal of Our said Presidehcy to Us,
through One of Our Prihcipal Sebe-
taries of State in trder that it may be
defaced.
And for so doing this shall be
your Warrant.
Given at Our Court at Saiht James's
this Sixteenth day 'of November,
1955, in the fourth Year of Our
Reign.
By HIet Majesty's 'Command,
(Sgd.) ALAN-L.eNNOX BOIE D.
Warrant authorizing the use of
a Seal prepared for the Presidency
of Saint Christopher, kVevis and
Anguilla.
The Secretariit,
Antigua.
2~8h November, 1955.

IT IS HERIBY NOTIFIED for
general information that persons
intending to emigrate to the United
K'igdom, who are not British sub-
jects
(a) are requested to be in posses-
sion of a visa for the United
Kingdom; and
(b) cannot be accepted in the
United Kingdom as an immigrant.
Administrator's Office,
Antigua,
Ref. No. A. 39/9.



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BRITISH CARIBBEAN
CURRENCY BOARD
Legal Tender of Currency
Notes issued by Government
of Jamaica in Eastern Group
of British Caribbean Colonies.
The attention of the public is
drawn to the fact that blue Jamaican
ten shilling currency notes were
demonetized by the Governnm nt of
Jamaica on 1st July, 1951. Purple
ten shilling notes only are therefore
now legal tender in Jamaica and the
Eastern Group of British Caribbean
Colonies.

Executive Commissioner
British Caribbean Currency
Board.
Ref. No. 24/00059.
The Commissioner of Montserrat
has made the following appointment
under section 3 of the Marriage
Ordinance, 1921, (Montserrat No. 6
of 1921):-
The Revereind AUSTIR HINSON
IOMNEY GUMBS to be a Marriage
Oticer with effect from the i9th
NoVember, 1955.
CH&RLESWORTH ROSS,
Commissioner.

ROGcISTRT O Tthi STUBRitkk COUmIt,
AtkTiUAX.
24kh NdoVefnber, 1955.
NOTICE 'IS HEREBY GIVEN
that there will he a Sitting of the
West Indian Court of Appeal held at
the Court House in the City of Saint
John in the Presidency of Antigua on
Wednesday the 7th day of December,
1955, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon
when the undermentioned Appeal
will be heard:-
Plaintiff-Appellant
Manrice Jerome Michael
doing business as
Messrs. Anthony Michael & Sons
vs.
Defendant-Respondent
Antigua Distillery Ltd.
(a domestic corporation having
its principal office in the City
of St. John's, Antigua)
All persons concerned are requested
to govern themselves accordingly.
CECIL O. BYVRN,
Acting Registrar.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA 17th November, 1955.
RADIO CORPORATION OF
AMERICA of 30 Rockfeller Plaza,
City of New York, State of New
York, U.S.A have applied for Regis-
tration of one Trade Mark consisting
of the following:-


in Class 8 that is to say:-
Television receiving and trans-
mitting equipment of all kids,
parts thereof and accessories there-
to, such as television receives,
television receiving and transmit-
tihg tubes, television cameras and
projectors, television theatre equip-
ment, sound, picture and progkAm
television recording equipment,
television studio and field pickup
equipment, relay and mobile equip-
ment, television film, ar~plifyihg
and control equipnmeht, aritenlias
ahd antenna equipment, television
hionitois, audio qtipment; genera-
tois, television relay transmitters
and receivers, dual-disc slide pio-
jectors, television film projectors,
film camera equipment, automatic
film developers, cable, plugs and
connectors, crystal units, headsets,
remote control switching systems,
kinephoto equipment, film devel-
opers, film contact printers, mono-
scope camera, power supply units,
amplifiers, studio lighting equip-
ment, television camera lenses,
television measuring and testing
meters, color television test equip-
ment, oscilloscopes.
Theatre television equipment,
color television receiving and
transmitting eq uipmen t, parts
thereof and accessories thereto.
Industrial television equipment.
Motion picture projectors and
projection equipment of all kinds,
parts thereof and accessories there-
to, motion picture sound projectors,
motion picture screens, motion
picture cameras, films, projection
lenses, film splicers, microphones,
film storage cabinets, lamps.










THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


[1 December, 1955.


Facsimile and radio-photo trans-
mitting and receiving equipment
of all kinds, parts thereof and
accessories, such as lense and lense
systems, phototubes, neon lamps,
generators, discriminators, oscillo-
scopes, power supply units, cathode
ray oscillograph, facsimile scanning
and recording equipment.

Sound systems and sound repro-
ducing apparatus of all kinds,
parts thereof and accessories, such
as public address equipment and
other centralized sound equipment,
sound powered telephone handsets,
trumpets, microphones, amplifiers,
cabinets and racks, microphone
st, ids, microphone preamplifiers,
remote pickup equipment, loud-
speakers, directional sound pro-
jectors, horns, power supply units,
time signal generators, inter-office
communication equipment, mobile
equipment, generators.
Apparatus and equipment of all
kinds for recording sound on
motion picture films, parts thereof
and accessories, such as combina-
tions of sound recording and picture
apparatus, microphones, micro-
phone hangers, pre-recording mixr-
er, microphone mixer, electronic
mixer, motors, microphone pre-
amplifier, booster amplifier, isola-
tion amplifier, recording amplifier,
focusing microscopes, filter and test
equipment, variable highpass filters,
cables and plugs, console equip-
ment, developing equipment,editing
and splicing equipment, projection
equipment, high-pass and low-pass
filters, phototube polarizing net-
work, dialogue and film loss
equalizer, gain measuring sets,
16 mm and 35 mm sound film
recorders, 35 mm magnetic film
recorder, m o n i tor headphones,
regulated power supply units, low
voltage power supply units, lighting
equipment, cabinets and racks,
sound cameras.
Magnetic tape and magnetic wire
sound and picture recording and
reproducing equipment, magnetic
tape and magnetic wire for use
with such apparatus as well as
components and accessories such as
tape reels, amplifiers, loudspeakers,
microphones, remote control units
and tape splicers, magnetic tape
rccorders combined with radio and
television receiving sets.
Electronic apparatus and devices
of all kinds and for all purposes,
parts thereof and accessories thereto,
such as electronic control devices,
electronic power generators, elec-
cronic timing devices, electronic
heating devices, electronic dehydra-
ting apparatus, electronic bonding
apparatus, electronic measuring
instruments, electronic synchro-
nizing devices, electronic musical


instruments, e 1 ectronic sealing,
beverage inspection machine.
electronic metal detectors, radio
frequency therapy apparatus, elec-
tron optical instruments, electronic
siren, automatic counters, nuclear
radiation detection equipment, time
and fire signal generators, electronic
navigation and communication
equipment, electronic calculators,
electronic cooling systems, elec-
tronic light amplifiers. Electronic
business machines, electronic com-
puters, geiger counters, fish-finding
equipment.

Electron microscopes, charge
neutralizers, focusing magnifiers,
extended range lenses, electron
diffraction units, vacuum units,
vacuum gages, time interval coun-
ters, regulator high voltage d-c
power supply, self-bias gun kits,
hand and foot monitors, count rate
meters, vacuum leak locaters,
shadow casters.

Electrically operated phono-
graphs, mechanical or spring wound
phonographs, parts thereof and
accessories thereto, such as record
playing attachments, talking ma-
chine records, sound records for
use in radio broadcasting, electrical
records, sound disc recorders and
recording equipment, sound record
players, phonograph record albums,
talking machine styli or needles,
electrically operated talking ma-
chines combined with radio receiv-
ing sets, television receiving sets
and magnetic tape recorders.

The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for 32 years
before the date of their said Appli-
cation.

Any person may within three
months from the date of the first
appearance of this Advertisement in
the Leeward Islands Gazette, give
notice in duplicate at the Trade
Marks Office, Antigua, of opposition
to registration of the said Trade
Mark.
CECIL O. BYRON,
Acting Registrar of Trade Marks.


RAINFALL FIGURES.
Central Experiment Station,
iAntigua.


Jan.
F.hb.
Mar.
Apr.
May
June
July
Aug.
Sept.
Oct.
Nov. 26th


1951. 1952.
3.6(i) 2.41
1.88 1.60
1.09 1.62
2.16 3.14
10.54 3.07
2.74 5.74
:.28 8.38
9.18 8.43
12.06 5.55
3.90 5.19
3.49 5.19


53.92 50.32 27.86


1951. 1955.
3.04 2.16
2.435 .619
1.08 .83
.49 1.75
3.83 2.81
3.32 1.47
3.47 2.13
5.93 8.25
9.91 5'59
4.62 4,60
1.40 1.96
39.54 32.23


PROVOST MARSHAL'S OFFICE,
ANTIGUA,
24th November, 1955,
Notice is hereby given that there
will be sold on the various premises in
the City of Saint John on Thursday the
22nd of December, 1955; at 12 o'clock
noon, the Lands and Tenements
belonging to the persons hereinafter
named, the same having been levied
upon to satisfy the City Rate due
thereon for the year 1955.
BENNETT STREET.
Estate of Charles Este, O. K. Dowe,
J. A. Charity.
ALFRED PETERS STREET.
Christopher Francis, A., Christo-
pher Francis, C., Pearl Hutchinson,
Phyllis DeSilvia. Montaque Richards.
Behind DICKENSONBAY STREET.
Peter Philip.
DICKENSONBAY STREET.
John Lucas. Kenneth Murdoch,
Rosaline Morgan.
ST. JOHN'S STREET.
Ellen John, John Matthew, John
Harris. William Punter, Ethel Hunte,
Robert A. Carty.
NORTH STREET.
John Ramsay, Charles Ramsay,
Elsena Ramsay, Winifred Scotland,
Cecelia Edwards, Henry Edwards,
John Sebastian, Titus Simon.
NEWGATE STREET.
Samuel A. Joseph, James B. Hart.
WAPPING STREET.
Ernest Martin. I. E, A. Barnes.
CHURCH STREET.
Gwen & P. Jordon, Estate of J. H.
Moore.
WAPPING LANE.
Benjamin Lowen.
POPESHEAD STREET.
Iola Alexander, Adolphus Rey-
nolds, George Samuel.
NEWGATE LANE.
Heirs of Willock, Maurice Gardner.
BISHOPGATE ALLEY.
Heirs of L. Matthew.
ST. JOHN'S LANE.
Estate of Sarah James.
HAWKINS STREET.
Theophilus E. Mannix.
FORT ROAD.
Viola Davis.
LONG STREET.
Estate of John H. Moore, George
McAndrew.
NEVIS STREET.
Morrison Camacho.
RODNEY STREET.
Elvinia Edmund, George Richards,
Frances Hall. Joseph Lewis.
NELSON STREET.
Joseph Lewis, Cox Coates, Louisa
Nicodemus.
GARLINGS LAND MARKET
STREET.
Heirs of Garling (Edwards).
MITCHELL MICHAEL AVENUE.
Harry Edwards (2).
REDCLIFFE STREET.
Benjamin Lowen.

CECIL O. BYRON,
Acting Provost Marshal,









1 December, 1955.]


THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


-Windward Islands & Leeward
Islands Court of Appeal.


Pursuant to Section 14 (2) of the
Rules of the Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands Court of Appeal
made under Section 16 of the Order
in Council dated 20th December,
1939, His Lordship the Chief Justice
has arranged for a sitting of the Court
of Appeal for the Windward Islands
and Leeward Islands to be held in the
Presidency of Antigua on Monday
the 12th day of December, 1955, at
11 o'clock in the forenoon.

All persons concerned are hereby
notified to govern themselves accord-
ingly.
By Order,

CECIL O. BYRON,
Acting Regista,,r.
Registrar's Office,
St. John's,
19th November, 1955,

TRAFFIC NOTICE.
THE VEHICLES & ROAD TRAFFIC
ORDINANCE, 1946.


By virtue of the
on me in Section
and Road Traffic
,(No. 5 of 1946),
period hereunder
vehicles.


powers conferred
2 of the Vehicles
Ordinance, 1946
I hereby fix the
for lighting of


Until further notice the lighting of
vehicles shall be from 5.45 p.m. to
-5.45 a.m.
Dated the 16th day of November,
1955.
E. M. V. JAMES, Lt. Col.,
Traffic Commissioner.

sRef. No. ti/000u4

TENDER.


Tenders are invited for the making
-of uniforms for Petty Officers for the
year 1956 as follows:-
In Khaki drill for petty officers-

(a) Tunic and Trousers
(b) Khaki shirt with short sleeves
and pocket at each breast with
flap to button

(o) Khaki trousers

(d) Khaki shorts

(e) Khaki Overalls


In blue serge and cotton duck for
boatmen-

(a) Blue serge jumper and trousers

(b) Blue serge trousers only

(c) Cotton duck jumper and trous-
ers

Tenders should also make quota-
tions for-

(a) Bin Dl)enim Overalls
(b) Blue Denim Trousers

(c) Blue Denim Shirts

The Government will supply the
necessary drill, serge, or duck, also
badges and official buttons for tunics.
All other materials are to be supplied
by the contractor. Prices are to in-
clude the cost of affixing badges to
tunic or jumpers.

Tenders should be in sealed envel-
opes addressed to His Honour the
Administrator and marked "TEN-
DER FOR UNIFORMS". Tenders
should reach this Office by 4 o'clock
noon on Wednesday the 14th Decem-
ber, 1955.
The Government does not bind
itself to accept the lowest or any
tender.

If the delivery of uniforms is
delayed for a period exceeding four
weeks after the date of receipt of the
material or uniforms are unsatisfac-
torily tailored, Government reserves
the right to cancel the contract on
giving one week's notice in writing.
By Order,
S. H. FLAX,
Acting Clerk to the Administrator.

Administrator's Ofice,
Antigua.
30th November, 1955.
Ref. No. A. 41(32.

Control of Imports & Exports
Notice No. 4 of 1955
Imports of Refrigeration Plant
Nearly all types of Commercial
Refrigerators, Refrigerated Cabinets
and Display Counters and Refrigera-
tion Plant, can now be obtained
from the United Kingdom and
I can furnish the addresses of
several United Kingdom manufac-
turers of such goods to any importers
who may be interested.
C. MCA. STEVENS,
Collector of Customs and
Supply Officer.
25th November, 1955.


Statement of Currency Note
Circulation in the British
Caribbean Territories (East-
ern Group) on 1st November,
1955.

Average circulation during Septem-
bef, 1955:-


Br. Caribbean Cur-
rency Notes
Demonetized Gov't.
Notes outstanding


$
54,339,009.00

1,304,583.00


55,643,592.00


Br. Caribbean Currency Notes in
circulation on 1st November,
1955:

Trinidad & Tobago
(including $
Montserrat) ... 27,606,381.00

Barbados ... 5,337,625.00

British Guiana ... 13,988,320.50

Grenada ... 2,144,100.00
St. Vincent ... 504,400.00

St. Lucia ... 934,000.00

Dominica ... 1,161,400.00

Antigua ... 1,545,300.00
St. Kitts ... 1,519,500.00
Total Br. Caribbean

Currency Notes ... 54,741,026.50

Demonetized Trinidad
and Tobago Gov't.
Notes outstanding ... 888,014.00
Demonetized Br.
Guiana Gov't.
Notes outstanding ... 315,392.50
Demonetized Barbados
Gov't. Notes
outstanding ... 83,659.00
Total demonetized
Government Notes
outstanding ... 1,287,065.50

Total circulation
on slt Nov., 1955 56,028,092.00


L. SPBNCE,
Executive Commissioner,
British Caribbean
Currency Board.

British Caribbean Currency Board,
Treasury Chambers,
Port of Spain,
Trinidad, B. W.I.


No. 240oo044









THE LEPMWAtti i SLXM GAZETTiN.


TONDIR.
Tenders are hereby invited for the
transport by dotor ear of public
officers travelling on duty for the
year ending 31st December, 1956.
2. Such tenders lhoutld be in
respect of single journey ti6m the
place where the public officer enters
the car to the place at which he leaves
it (i.e. so much a mile for the single
journey) and charge for waiting if
thy should be stated. Provided that
where the officer enters or leaves the
oat outside the City limits a charge
may be made for the distance
between that point and St. John's.

3. Government will not be pre-
cluded from hiring seats for public
officers in public service vehicle
which would otherwise be proceed-
ing to the officer's destination where
this will result in any economy e.g.
for.customs officers going to Coolidge
Airfield on duty in a car hired or used
by the Airline Agents.
4. Government reserves the right
to hire or use cars, or seats in cars,


dther than the contractor's cArs, for
public officers proceeding of dbtie&
connected with the Customs or
revenue.
5. Governiment do~ rio't bind it-
self to accept the lowest or any
tender.

6. The Contractor will be expected
to provide prompt and efficient
service and any agreement entered
into with a contractor will be subject
to the following conditions:--
(i) The Contractor shall whenever
required furnish a oar.
(ii) If due notice of,the requirement
of a car has been given and
failing any satisfactory expla-
nation the Contractor's car
arrives more than five minutes
after the required time Govern-
ment shall have the right to
deduct a penalty not exceeding
10/- from any of the sums due
and owing to the Contractor.
(iii) In the event of the Contractor's
car being more than 15
minutes late after the required


tHMe ot~fihlbnt may Taiid
th6 con'tradt on giving the-
Contractor one week's notice-
in writing.
(iv) Government shall also have the
right to terminate the contract
on giving one week's notice
in writing if the service is
generally unreliable through
repeated unpunctuality, defec-
tive cars or other cause.

7. The Tender should state the
nuinber of cars to be at the disposal
o~ Government.
8. All tenders should be addressed
to the Administrator in a sealed
envelope marked "Tender for Official
Transprt and should be lodged at
the Administrator's Office not later
than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, 14th
December, 1955.
By Order,
S. H. HFLAX, -,A
Ag. Clerk to the Administrator.
Administrator's Ofice,
Antigua.
30th November, 1955.
Ref. No. A. 78/17.


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing OMce, Leeward Isalndd, by E. M. BLAOKXMAN,
Government Printer.-By Authority.
1955.


[Price 6 cents.]


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